Things to do
Tons of useful information for your stay in Kyoto
Kyoto Tourist Information Center "Kyo-Navi"/ 京なび
It’s very likely that you will spot this tourist information center located right by central gate of JR Train in Kyoto Station. If you are still in the process or looking for additional place to visit during your stay in Kyoto, take some information from here to get some ideas. They constantly have information on current events that are being held around the city. Multi-lingual staff will be there to help you also.
Popular in Kyoto
Must-visit shops and spots for all first time tourists to Kyoto.
Top shops and spots loved by our editors and highly recommended to be listed on your itinerary.
Well Worth a Visit
Less known but widely loved by both tourists and locals. Recommended if your schedule permits.
Good for Fans
Hideaway shops and spots of worthwhile destination. Recommended if you are keen on these genres.
Very popular among enthusiasts on these genres. Not always suitable if you are not particularly interested.
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Grab Some Information
There are maps and brochures available for free all throughout this information center. One section is dedicated to information in languages other than Japanese. You can find information related such as bike rentals, cultural experiences, temples, and many other fun spots to go to around the city.
Must See !
Week’s Recommended Spots
Check out the week’s recommended places to go in Kyoto. You will find information on events, special temple openings, and other suggested places to go. Tickets for Kyoto Tower where you can enjoy a panoramic view of the city can be bought here as well as tickets for Toei Kyoto Studio Park where you can find attractions like ninja shows.
Must Do !
At this tourist information center, there are always staff that can speak English, Chinese, and Korean. Occasionally there are staff that can speak German, French, Spanish, or Thai. Multi-lingual staff will help you with tourism information, reserving hotel room (same-day only), and reserving attraction tickets.
Kyoto Tourist Information Center "Kyo-Navi"
|Categories||Other Things to Do|
|Address||Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 600-8216|
|Directions||2nd floor of Kyoto Station in front of JR Train west-central gate|
|Hours||8:30am - 7pm
|Reservations||Yes for tickets and hotels (same-day reservation)
|Credit cards||Not accepted|
|Friendly for Overseas Visitors||
Multi-lingual staff on-site
|Information||English, Chinese, Korean|
|Languages spoken||Chinese, and Korean speaking staff are always on-site.
German, French, Spanish, and Thai speaking staff are occasionally on-site.